Obama on the Issues: From Abortion to War

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  • President Obama on the Federal Debt
  • Barack Obama on Education
  • Barack Obama on Energy and Environment
  • President Obama on Foreign Policy
  • Barack Obama on Marriage Equality
  • Barack Obama on Guns
  • Barack Obama on Health Care
  • Barack Obama on Immigration
  • President Obama on Social Security
  • President Obama on Taxes
  • Barack Obama on Terrorism
  • President Obama on War
  • Where Obama Stands on the Issues
  • President Obama on Abortion and Birth Control
  • President Obama on the Economy

Energy and Environment

Ordered temporary moratorium on deep-water drilling after the BP oil spill, but has pushed for more oil and gas drilling overall. Achieved historic increases in fuel economy standards for automobiles that will save money at the pump while raising the cost of new vehicles. Spent heavily on green energy and has embraced nuclear power as a clean source. Proposes ending subsidies to oil industry.

(Photo: REUTERS/Bret Hartman)